Open Source File Visual C++ Add-In

Environment: VC6 x86 NT4 W2K

I wrote a Visual C++ add-in that opens a file that is stored anywhere in your Visual C++ x86 "Include" path. I use it to open files such as winerror.h or header files mentioned in MSDN.

The source files were built using Visual C++ 6.0 and the Add-In wizard.

To install:

  1. Compile the OpenSourceFile.dll
  2. Click on Tools|Customize|Add-ins and Macro Files
  3. Browse and select the DLL file
  4. It will add a new toolbar

Downloads

Download source - 39 Kb


Comments

  • Even more cool way to do so...

    Posted by Legacy on 09/07/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Jyoti

    just click on the file name included or type the name of file in string quote or surrounded with angle bracket and right click (in visual studio editor) then select the option , Open Document.

    Reply
  • A free tool rename an Existing Visual Studio project.

    Posted by Legacy on 09/07/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Steven

    UCanCode Just release a new version of toolbox,you can use it to rename an existing visual studio project or to backup an existing visual studio project.download a free copy by visit http://www.ucancode.net

    Reply
  • Another way to do this

    Posted by Legacy on 09/06/2001 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Keith Bussell

    You can achieve the same effect by typing the file name in the FindTool (find combo box in the toolbar) and hitting Ctrl-Shift-G (FileGoTo).

    This also works for opening any file contained within the active project of the current workspace.

    -keithb

    Reply
Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Companies undertaking an IT project need to find the right balance between cost and functionality. It's important to start by determining whether to build a solution from scratch, buy an out-of-the-box solution, or a combination of both. In reality, most projects will require some system tailoring to meet business requirements. Decision-makers must understand how much software development is enough and craft a detailed implementation plan to ensure the project's success. This white paper examines the different …

  • The mobile market is white hot. Building a well-crafted product development plan that addresses market research, strategy, design, and development will provide the greatest chance for success. Each phase of an app's lifecycle is critical to the its overall success and feeds into the next step of the process of product development for the app. This white paper examines the five key phases of mobile app creation, one by one, to understand how they work together to help create a successful mobile app.

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

RSS Feeds

Thanks for your registration, follow us on our social networks to keep up-to-date